Programme Officer

  • Full Time
  • Pokhara
  • Applications have closed

A Reputed Civil Society Organization

JOB OPPORTUNITY

An innovative and dynamic Civil Society Organization working to drive social change for the benefit of disadvantaged children is seeking a highly motivated and driven individual, with a strong social conscience to join its programme team based in Pokhara. We value flexibility, commitment and a ‘can do’ attitude.
Ideal candidates will have project management experience, an ability to multi-task and an understanding of financial management. They should also have excellent time management skills, be able to communicate effectively at all levels and have the ambition to learn and grow within the organization.
Experience in Civil Society is not essential and applications from individuals with experience of working in any sector are welcome.

Position: Programme Officer
Based: Pokhara, Kaski
Key Responsibilities of Programme Officer:

  • Leading the project management of a post-COVID education support project
  • Supporting the planning and coordination of activities on other ongoing projects, including monitoring of project implementation and deliverables
  • Contributing to the maintenance of an up-to-date project risk register, including establishing appropriate mitigation strategies
  • Managing relationships with local implementing partners and government agencies on ongoing projects
  • Preparing narrative reports and communications materials
  • Developing and managing project budgets

Personal Qualities:

  • Good standards of written and spoken English
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Flexibility and ability to readily adapt to changes in priorities
  • Motivation and ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines
  • Be a team player
  • Goal oriented and able to manage own time
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong IT skills

Interested candidates should send their CV with a detailed covering letter highlighting their relevant skills and experience, together with their motivation and personal qualities that make them suitable for this role. Applications should be sent to enquiry.pkr@gmail.com by 15th December, 2021.

The organization is committed to workforce diversity and encourages applications from qualified Women, Dalits, Janajatis, Madhesis and persons with disabilities.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Source: Adarsha Samaj Daily, 30 November, 2021

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